Plate Depicting a Fish, Shark, or Whale

A work made of ceramic and pigment.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

180 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Nazca
South coast, Peru

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Artist

Nazca

Title

Plate Depicting a Fish, Shark, or Whale

Origin

Peru

Date

180 BC–500 AD

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

5.1 × 15.9 cm (2 × 6 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

S. B. Williams Fund and Edward E. Ayer Endowment in memory of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1956.1171

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